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Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Puritan and the Indian

 
 
The Puritan and the Indian Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 19, 2020
1. The Puritan and the Indian Marker
Inscription.  
Daniel Chester French
Completed 1902
Restored 2002 by Granoff Associates

Daniel Chester French is best known as the sculptor of the Lincoln Memorial and Concord's Minute Man. This statuary portrays the two cultures that defined New England history.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 41° 49.412′ N, 71° 24.681′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on Dorrance Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60 Dorrance Street, Providence RI 02903, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rhode Island Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Arcade (about 400 feet away); Stephanie and Ashley (about 600 feet away); Providence Harbor History (about 700 feet away); First Professional Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major Henry Harrison Young (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Close up of architectural detail above the doorway image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 19, 2020
2. Close up of architectural detail above the doorway
Ambrose Burnside Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); River Relocation Project and Providence River Park (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
 
The Puritan and the Indian image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
3. The Puritan and the Indian
The Federal Reserve Building image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
4. The Federal Reserve Building
The Puritan and the Indian image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
5. The Puritan and the Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 11, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 530 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 22, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3, 4, 5. submitted on June 11, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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